4 November 2004
Tsuguharu Foujita (1886-1968)
Jeune femme d'Akita et son enfant
signed and dated 'Foujita 1937' and signed again in Japanese (lower right)
oil on canvas
15 x 18 in. (38 x 45.7 cm.)
Painted in 1937
Nichido Gallery, Tokyo.
Mrs. George Halpin (acquired from the above, 1958).
Anon. sale, Sotheby Parke Bernet, Inc., New York, 9 November, 1979, lot 946.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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S. Buisson, La vie et l'oeuvre de Léonard-Tsuguharu Foujita, Paris, 1987, p. 440, no. 37.01 (illustrated).
Tokyo, Galerie Nichido, 1938.
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